Charles DOBBS

Kang Youwei, a prominent scholar and reformer of the late Qing dynasty. called for dramatic changes in the structure of government, the examination system for entrance into government service, and the relationship of the government to the Chinese people.

The “Hundred Days Reform” was an effort, over the summer of 1898, by the young emperor Guang Xu and many young Confucian scholar officials to introduce much-needed reforms to Qing dynasty China

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By |2014-12-16T16:54:01-05:00January 23rd, 2012|Berkshire Encyclopedia of China, Governance, History, Ideology|Comments Off on Hundred Days Reform (Bǎirì Wéixīn 臭名远扬)|Bǎirì Wéixīn 臭名远扬 (Hundred Days Reform)

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